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Senate votes to kill privacy rules guarding your…

The Senate moved Thursday to undo Obama-era regulations that would have forced internet service providers like Comcast and Verizon to ask customers' permission before using or selling much of their personal information

WikiLeaks: CIA hacked Apple devices in ways users…

New documents from WikiLeaks point to an apparent CIA program to hack Apple's iPhones and Mac computers in ways users couldn't disable by resetting their devices

Senate votes against consumer privacy, Instagram…

The biggest tech headlines of the day include the Senate's vote to eliminate consumer privacy rules, 71% of Android users running unpatched software and Instagram filtering out sensitive photos.

Trump signs NASA bill, pushes Mars missions

President Donald Trump signs new bill into law, authorizing $19.5 billion in funding to NASA to further space exploration and develop manned missions to Mars

Phone Companies Could Soon Have More Power To…

The FCC passed a proposal to expand telecom company rights.

California fuel standards to get critical review

A state review has found California is on track to meet its tougher car-emission standards and urges regulators to draft more ambitious environmental targets for the future

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17,000 AT&T workers will come back on the job…

After a one-day walkout, 17,000 AT&T workers in California and Nevada will come back on the job Thursday

For some airline passengers, new warnings bring…

A ban on laptops and tablets on some international flights is the latest hurdle that airline passengers must clear

Robots are delivering food to your door

Burritos! Sandwiches! Salads! DoorDash is now delivering food using Starship delivery robots in Redwood City, California.

15-year-old reportedly sexually assaulted on…

Authorities looking to identify suspects involved in apparent gang rape streamed live on social media site

Senate Votes To Let Internet Providers Sell…

The Senate voted against an Obama-era FCC privacy regulation that gave consumers more power over who can access their information.

Google's YouTube losing major advertisers upset with videos

AT&T, Verizon and several other major advertisers are suspending their marketing campaigns on Google's YouTube site after discovering their brands have been appearing alongside videos promoting terrorism and other unsavory subjects

UN atomic chief: Iran inspections at risk without…

The head of the U.N's International Atomic Energy Agency says the inspections regimen put in place to closely monitor Iran's nuclear activity is in jeopardy unless the U.S. and other nations contribute more money

AP Interview: Emirates defends security as laptop…

The president of Emirates, the Middle East's biggest airline, defended security measures at the carrier's Dubai hub on Wednesday and said the ban on personal electronics onboard U.S.-bound flights came without warning

"AirPods" The Music Video - OMG ft. Usher Parody

B-Teezy's still waiting on those AirPods for the iPhone.

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Google Maps already tracks you; now other people…

Google is enabling users of its digital mapping service to allow their movements to be tracked by friends and family in the latest test of how much privacy people are willing to sacrifice in an era of rampant sharing

Report: Climate outlook improves as fewer coal…

A report by three environmental groups says the number of coal-fired power plants being built worldwide is plunging, raising the possibility global climate goals can be met

Uber vows to change direction, become more humane…

Uber is vowing to head down a new road and become a more humane company

Apple at center of alleged WikiLeaks hacks

The latest documents published on WikiLeaks reveal some of the tools allegedly used by the CIA to hack into iPhones and Macs.

Altered Facebook news headline jolts Virginia governor race

Facebook users beware: that headline on the politically related news article you're reading _ including this one _ may not be real

Comey corrects Trump's tweets in real time

As FBI Director James Comey was in the hot seat, being grilled on Russia's interference in the 2016 election, the White House was busy trolling him on Twitter

Apple cuts prices on lower-end iPads, releases…

Apple is cutting prices on two iPad models and introducing red iPhones, but the company held back on updating its higher-end iPad Pro tablets

How to fix your Nintendo Joy-Con connectivity…

If your left Joy-Con is desyncing, and you can't bear to send your controller away for repair, this fix is the same one Nintendo appears to be using. We still recommend the official route, though!

Police: Chicago teen apparently gang-raped on Facebook Live

Detectives are questioning people in the alleged sexual assault of a 15-year-old Chicago girl that was streamed live on Facebook

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Wells Fargo: All ATMs will take phone codes, not…

Wells Fargo plans to upgrade all 13,000 of its ATMs next week to allow customers to access their funds using cellphones instead of their usual bank cards

Google opens 'shortcuts' to information, tools on…

Google wants to make it easier for you to find answers and recommendations on smartphones without having to think about what to ask its search engine

New emojis let you throw shade with style

The next batch of likely emoji icons is getting attention, thanks to concept art from Emojipedia.